The Best Hanging Chairs For A Chic Interior

Hanging chairs are the perfect way to enjoy the magic of summer (and winter!). In this article, we'd like to show you a selection of some of our favorite models so that you can choose the right one for your home.
The Best Hanging Chairs For A Chic Interior

Last update: 27 August, 2020

In the warm summer weather, we all want to get outside and make the most of it. And what better way to do that than by kicking back in a hanging chair? Chic and stylish, they’re the perfect way to enjoy a lazy afternoon or watch a beautiful sunset. So, in this article, you’ll find some of our favorite hanging chairs to inspire you.

Because there are so many models on the market right now, you can look for one that matches your interiors and will allow you to use it all year round. Make sure it can support a sufficient amount of weight, and comes with a full assembly kit, along with a base or pedestal if necessary.

When it comes to setting up your hanging chair, you need to be careful with regards to the height. Needless to say, it shouldn’t be so high that it might cause an accident, or so low that it touches the ground. 

There’s no denying that hanging chairs have become one of this season’s must-have items. If you have a garden, patio, or terrace, a hanging chair is a fantastic option. While some models can be attached to the ceiling, others are mounted on a stand. This second option is ideal if you want to be able to move your chair whenever you like, and means that you can avoid making holes in your ceiling.

A hanging chair can also become an integral part of your interior design, whether you’re rocking back and forth by the warmth of the fire in winter, or curling up with your favorite book before bed. Sounds like heaven, right?

Hanging chairs – which material is best?

Resin models are a popular option at the moment, perfectly imitating the braiding of natural fiber. One of the main advantages is that resin is easy to clean, and is resistant to both sun and rain, so won’t be damaged by the elements.

If you decide to go for a natural material, be aware that this requires a lot more care and maintenance. Don’t let it get wet, or leave it exposed to direct sunlight for a prolonged period.

When it comes to upholstery, we recommend choosing materials such as cotton or linen. These are fresh, breathable materials that will help keep you cool in summer. Be sure to wash them regularly, and add some cushions with bright, summery patterns to complete the look.

Hanging chairs – different models on the market

Boho style chair.

Boho style chairs

With its charming polycotton braiding, this is a light, stylish and understated option. It takes up very little space, making it perfect for terraces, and can support a weight of up to 220 lbs. This chair is available at La Redoute.

Create a modern chill out space

Hanging chairs at Maisons du Monde.

The Calypso suspended armchair is available at Maisons du Monde. Made of resin, this chic curved design is ideal for any urban terrace, giving you the perfect place to kick back and relax after a long day at work.

And the best thing is, it also comes with a stand, so that you can place it directly on the floor.

Hanging chairs – beach vibes

Hammock style chair.

If you don’t have much space but you’re looking for a place where you can switch off from the outside world, we have the solution. This hammock-style hanging chair is available on Amazon and can support up to 440 lbs.

Made from a mixture of durable polyester and cotton, this chair is handmade. The sturdy wooden bar will allow you to swing to your heart’s content. It also comes with two cushions of your choice.

Futuristic hanging chair

Hanging chairs - the cocoon.

Aptly named the Cocoon, this nest-like hanging chair is another great option from Maisons du Monde. Available in both black and white, it includes a metal support frame which is treated with epoxy to make it highly resistant.

Everything is better when you have someone to share with

A romantic swing seat.

If you’re planning a romantic afternoon for two, the Fira chair from El Corte Inglés is a great option. Made of rattan-style synthetic fiber, its strong metallic frame can easily support two people. 

With any one of these hanging chairs, you’ll be able to sway along to the rhythm of the summer. There are many models out there, so it’ll be easy to can one that suits the decor style of your home.

As you can see, there are options to suit any style or budget. So, now you’ve got no excuse to buy a beautiful hanging chair for your home.

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